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What are the benefits for the teacher and learner in the context of open education and OER? How does a blended-learning school boost student achievement? How can we design the schools for 21st Century Learning?
"Not so much a tool as a philosophy, GO PAPERLESS is a curated list of nearly 30 tool recommendations and how-to guides intended to ease teachers' transition to a paperless classroom. Some of the usual suspects like Evernote and Dropbox make the list, but we're impressed by Genius Scan, an analog-to-digital document converter. For the practical-minded or cash-strapped, there's also low-tech solutions like using desks as writing surfaces. Tip of the hat to the Cybraryman himself, Jerry Blumengarten.
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The Illinois Online Network (ION) is a collaboration of all community colleges in Illinois and the University of Illinois working together to advance utilization of technology enhanced and Internet-based instruction and service.
These are my notes from Felix Jacomino and Inge Wassmann's breakout session, “Combining 21st Century Skills, Project Based Learning, and iPads” at the 2012 Mobile Learning Conference in Phoenix, Arizona, on April 13, 2012. MY THOUGHTS AND COMMENTS ARE IN ALL CAPS. The official conference session description was:
How about after you find the apps, do you know how to evaluate their pedagogic implications ? Are they educationally valid ? Do they target skills you want your students to work on ? Are they flexible enough to let students learn in different settings ? Are they student friendly ?
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